Diving and Snorkeling while on a tropical island surrounded by idyllic marine life is a dream come true. In many of these islands you’ll find coral reefs full of marine life of all types, depending on your locations.
Divers constantly search for new places. I have mentioned many places on my Caribbean Beaches site and specifically Red Sea Scuba diving on this site.
Blue Hole Belize is a once in a lifetime scuba experience
Out of hundreds of scuba diving spots
We are going to mention the most famous of them
Located in the Central American country of Belize, it is one of the most famous dive sites in the world. Belize Barrier Reef is second only to the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. The Blue Hole was brought to fame by the legendary Jacques Cousteau who designated it as one of the Top Ten Scuba Diving spots in the world. In these blue waters you may encounter many types of reef sharks as well as the bull shark and hammerheads.
Thailand has a number of famous dive sites located on Phuket Beaches and the famous islands Ko Tao, Similan Islands, and the Surin Islands. The whole Kingdom of Thailand is a paradise for divers and you can learn to dive inexpensively in many places. Needless to say, that those that are expert divers will enjoy any single island or beach of this country.
Marine Life in front of your eyes on a Scuba Diving Adventure
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The Gili Islands in Indonesia not far from famous Bali is becoming more and more famous and divers are flocking to these beaches in great numbers. The islands provide a great reef system better preserved by local lowas than in other places. Beside, Indonesia is still inexpensive as compared to many of its competitors.
Sipadan Malaysia is possibly one of the best five dive sites in the world. The place is teeming with life. There are many cave systems with sharks dolphins, turtles, and schools of fish. The volume of marine life is spectacular so your senses will explode with colors and sights not seen everywhere.
The Great Barrier Reef Australia is perhaps one of the most renowned places in the planet. It can be seen from space. It is by far the world’s longest reef and has all the tropical marine life that one can imagine. No visit to Australia is complete without a visit to this natural wonder of the world.
Colorful Coral Reefs on the Hawaiian Islands
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The Islands of Hawaii are surrounded by great reefs and wildlife. If you are not an expert diver you may do it as a beginner in any of the state’s diving spots. The United States has secured the northern part of the Islands of its 50th State into the largest marine reserve in the United States, ensuring great diving for years to come.
Micronesia are tropical islands and that said you will understand that they are surrounded by beautiful coral reefs. One diving site called the Blue Wall makes Micronesia one of the top Scuba Diving vacations destination in the South Pacific. The islands are inexpensive so it compensates with the long trip to reach them.
Boracay is located in the Philippines in the tropics. This is a real diving paradise. It is surrounded by abundant reef systems. This is a perfect combination of great diving sites and exotic beautiful beaches to relax once you are done with the deeps of the ocean.
The Brazilian archipelago of Fernando de Noronha
These islands are located on the Atlantic Ocean off the Eastern coast of Brazil. In recent years it was discovered by divers and they are starting to come in large numbers. Here you may swim with turtles, dolphins and many more species. Because the blue waters and the exuberant marine life it has become the best diving spot in South America and perhaps one of the best in the world.
The Red Sea is shared by Israel, Jordan and Egypt among others. The reefs are stunning with a great diversity of life. In Israel you may go diving in the southern city of Eilat Israel. In Jordan you may dive in the port and beautiful city of Aqaba and in Egypt the choice is much larger due to its long coast on the Sinai Peninsula that starts ar the border with Israel and stretches all the way south to Sharm El Sheikh. It is in Sharm where the diving is the best.
Australia's Great Barrier Reef the world's largest
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